josef frank: svenskt tenn
josef frank: svenskt tenn
feb 23, 2009

josef frank: svenskt tenn

‘button stool’ designed by josef frank (co-founder of svenskt tenn) in the 1950’s, has been reintroduced after being out of production for a while.

josef frank: svenskt tenn ‘tray denim’ (limited edition of 50 pieces) by svenskt tenn

josef frank: svenskt tenn ‘button stool’ by josef frank (window view of svenskt tenn showroom) image © designboom

josef frank: svenskt tenn ‘atelier’ – exhibition by jonny johansson for svenskt tenn image © designboom

stockholm design week 09: swedish company svenskt tenn are currently presenting the exhibition ‘atelier’, curated by jonny johansson, creative director at ACNE. ‘atelier’ visualises a meeting between different creative disciplines and a view of an 85 years old interior decorating philosophy together with modern fashion design. the exhibition runs until march 22, 2009 at the svenskt tenn showroom in stockholm, sweden.

josef frank: svenskt tenn image © designboom

josef frank: svenskt tenn another window view svenskt tenn showroom image © designboomsvenskt tenn was founded in 1924 by estrid ericson and designer josef frank.

josef frank: svenskt tenn image © designboom

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